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Review: Incompleteness: The Proof and Paradox of Kurt Gödel (Great Discoveries)

User Review  - Peter Flom - Goodreads

This is a great book about a strange and brilliant man. It's hard to think of a writer better qualified to write it than Rebecca Goldstein. Full review: http://www.allvoices.com/contributed-... Read full review

Review: Incompleteness: The Proof and Paradox of Kurt Gödel (Great Discoveries)

User Review  - Lou - Goodreads

An excellent book on the incompleteness theorem, and the time and events surrounding Godel. Because he was such a recluse, there is not much information about the man himself. While I enjoyed the ... Read full review

Review: Incompleteness: The Proof and Paradox of Kurt Gödel (Great Discoveries)

User Review  - T. Brandon Lane - Goodreads

Brilliant overview of Godel's impact on Mathematics and philosophy. Read full review

Review: Incompleteness: The Proof and Paradox of Kurt Gödel (Great Discoveries)

User Review  - Vishaka Datta - Goodreads

WOW. Simply, WOW. Read full review

Review: Incompleteness: The Proof and Paradox of Kurt Gödel (Great Discoveries)

User Review  - Lalena - Goodreads

This is not my favorite of her works. But it's pretty darn good. She does an excellent job of exploring the implications of Godel's theorems while at the same time delving into the life of the man ... Read full review

Review: Incompleteness: The Proof and Paradox of Kurt Gödel (Great Discoveries)

User Review  - James F - Goodreads

A biography of Gdel; not too much in depth on the proof itself but very good on the philosophic background and implications. The book goes into Gdel's Platonism and his early relationship to the ... Read full review

Review: Incompleteness: The Proof and Paradox of Kurt Gödel (Great Discoveries)

User Review  - Ricardo Rodríguez Reveco - Goodreads

a Good book about the life of Godel and a non-techinical approach to their theorems, as a math major i had better hopes, but this book is written for the general public Read full review

Review: Incompleteness: The Proof and Paradox of Kurt Gödel (Great Discoveries)

User Review  - Mary - Goodreads

Overall, a very engaging read. For the mathematically illiterate,Ike myself, all but one of the chapters is fully comprehensible and the confusing chapter filled with formulas is not necessary to ... Read full review

Review: Incompleteness: The Proof and Paradox of Kurt Gödel (Great Discoveries)

User Review  - Mckinley - Goodreads

Assessable. Interesting reading, nice combination of history with math concepts mixes in. Well done. Read full review

Review: Incompleteness: The Proof and Paradox of Kurt Gödel (Great Discoveries)

User Review  - Russell - Goodreads

I love k. Godel. One of the most fascinating people to ever live and probably produced the most important mathematical result ever. This book is a very good contextual narrative for godel and incompleteness. It will launch a lot of curious sub projects for the dedicated reader. Read full review


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